News of the day 14 August 2023
News / Latest headlines
Council’s president, Llorenç Galmés visited the site

Latest headlines

Preserving the magic of Pollentia

Pollentia at night has a totally different feel to the day, in summer in particular because of the warm nights but also because the site in the day is so blooming hot.

Andrew Ede

'Bridge' in Puerto Alcudia, Mallorca

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Demolition of Alcudia's 'bridge to nowhere'

The bridge was part of the pedestrianisation project at the end of the last century.

Andrew Ede

Yacht caught fire and sunk on Saturday evening.

Latest headlines

Luxury yacht sunk in flames in the Balearics belonged to Poker star The Lion

Irmao costs £45,800 to charter in summer and £38,900 in low season.

Humphrey Carter

The goats at the beach bar in Mallorca.

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Goats pop down the ice cream shop in Mallorca

Two goats were caught on video this week propping up the bar.

Humphrey Carter

News / Comment
A Co Op store in the UK


Shoplifting has become the fastest growing crime in the UK

“The Co-op has recorded the highest level of shoplifting in its history, and has accused the police of failing to take action against violent gangs of thieves...”

Frank Leavers

Holiday / Lifestyle

Daily Horoscope

What does your horoscope say about you today: Monday, August 14

There could be an opportunity to make amends for the past or heal from heartbreak.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Holiday / Beaches
The beach at Camp de Mar.


Andratx beach shower restrictions due to the drought

Council has asked the public to make responsible use of the showers on the beaches and water in general.

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Travelling
The Wind Surf sailing cruise ship is visiting Palma today


Find out which ships are in port today

There are three cruise ships scheduled to visit Palma today

Cathy Caliz

Price is king when booking a holiday for many.


Turkey giving Mallorca a bit of stuffing this summer

“The destinations to watch out for are Turkey and Egypt."

Humphrey Carter

Holiday / Attractions
Fireworks for the fiestas of Mare de Déu d'Agost in Can Picafort


Mallorca events: What's On from Monday, August 14 to Thursday, August 17

Alaro, Cala d'Or, Cala Ratjada, Campos, Can Picafort, Porreres fiestas reach their climax; numerous other fiestas plus music festivals.

Andrew Ede

Weather / Latest news
Illetes beach in Calvia, Mallorca

Latest news

Tuesday's weather in Mallorca

The forecast for Mallorca for Tuesday, August 15, which is a public holiday.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter

Sport / Real Mallorca
After several spurned chances, Mallorca drew level in the 70th minute.

Real Mallorca

Sergi Darder stars in 1-1 draw for Real Mallorca

On Friday it’s Villareal in the Son Moix at 19:30.

Monro Bryce

Edition of 11 August 2023